Johnsonville Sausage to serve as stage sponsor, and more, at Motorama

The third annual Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo presented by Mothers will fill more than 300,000 square feet of Toronto’s International Centre. Once again, one of the main focal points of the show will be The Johnsonville Stage.

The show takes place March 10, 11 & 12, and for the third consecutive year, valued show sponsor Johnsonville Sausage will have its logo on the stage, which plays host to majority of the show’s awards presentations, autograph sessions, discussion panels, media announcements and more.

“We’re very proud to be a part of the Motorama show, and we’re excited to be, again this year, sponsoring The Johnsonville Stage at Motorama,” proclaimed Brad Martin, Managing Director for the Canadian branch of Johnsonville Sausage...

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Vintage Pin-Up Model Cherry Dollface to Appear All Three Days at Motorama

While you may not immediately recognize the name ‘Cherry Dollface,’ if you’ve ever read a copy of a Hot Rod or Tattoo magazine, you’ve undoubtedly noticed her face and/or body art.

A beauty in the classic pin-up genre, Cherry Dollface has been seen on the cover – or profiled in – more than 50 publications. She’s also appeared in multiple rock music videos and has been employed in innumerable advertising campaigns.

And on the weekend of March 10, 11 & 12, 2017, she will make her Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo presented by Mothers debut, meeting fans, signing autographs, taking pictures and participating in some of the show’s awards presentations.

An avid auto-enthusiast herself, Cherry Dollface is looking forward to being part of the experience...

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Mothers Car Care Products returns as the presenting sponsor of Motorama

For the second year in a row, Canada’s biggest indoor automotive and motorsports show will have Mothers Car Care Products as its most prominent partner. The Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers takes place March 10, 11 & 12 at Toronto’s International Centre.

Known around the world as a leading developer and supplier of automotive car care products, Mothers made its Motorama debut in 2015 as an exhibitor and prize supplier, before stepping up to become the show’s presenting sponsor in 2016.

Motorama is a three-day event that brings together an awe-inspiring collection of hot rods, classic and custom cars, tuner and street rods and racing machinery of every variety under one roof.

“Mothers has been an enthusiastic supporter of the custom car and classic car hobby...

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Steve Darnell & ‘Barber’ Dave Lefler from WelderUp / Vegas Rat Rods to appear at Motorama

Fans in attendance at last year’s Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers had a great time meeting Steve Darnell, the owner of Las Vegas’ WelderUp Hot Rod & Fab Shop and star of the TV show Vegas Rat Rods.

The super-creative and personable builder is returning to Motorama again this year. And this time, he’s bringing one of the show’s other stars; ‘Barber’ Dave Lefler. The duo – who are also cousins – will be in attendance all three days of Motorama.

While at the show, they’ll be signing autographs, taking part in on-stage discussions, posing for pictures and chatting with fellow automotive enthusiasts about WelderUp’s incredible, unique creations and the television show that has earned them international attention.

Motorama takes place March 10, 11 ...

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Legendary builder Al Bergler to display his inaugural 1964 Ridler Award-winning dragster at Motorama

Every year at the Detroit Autorama, the hot rod world holds its collective breath, waiting to find out which vehicle will be awarded the prestigious Don Ridler Memorial Award, known affectionately as ‘The Ridler.’

In the time since Al Bergler’s bright yellow, front-engined ‘rail’ dragster dubbed ‘More Aggravation’ won the first Ridler Award, in 1964, many others have earned the same coveted honour. But there will only ever be one ‘first’ and visitors to the upcoming Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers will have a rare opportunity to meet the man and see this history-making vehicle in person.

Motorama takes place March 10, 11 & 12 at The International Centre across from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport...

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Jessi Combs to Appear at Toronto’s Motorama Show

@TheJessiCombs • Most times, you have to be moving pretty quickly to keep up with Jessi Combs. Known as the ‘Fastest Woman on Four Wheels,’ the California resident has converted her dreams into reality by turning her love of automobiles into an incredible career.

Fortunately for car and racing enthusiasts in attendance on March 11 & 12 (2017) at the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers, they’ll have no problem catching up with Combs during her time at Toronto’s International Centre.

At Motorama, Jessi will be signing autographs and taking pictures with show-goers, as well as participating in on-stage panel discussions and spending time at the Lincoln Electric booth.

A master automotive fabricator who has won many world-class off-road races, events and champ...

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Spring Fever set to return at Motorama!

Following up on the successful re-introduction of the traditional tuner / import / modified room at the 2016 edition of Toronto’s Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers, the show’s promoters are planning to make the second annual Spring Fever feature room even better.

Spring Fever: Modified Cars & Culture will once again take place in the 30,000+ square-foot Hall 4 at Toronto’s International Centre. The ‘show within a show’ is part of the March 10, 11 & 12 (2017) celebration of automobiles and racing spectacular at the venue, located across from Pearson International Airport.

After a fantastic debut for Spring Fever at the March 2016 show, Kristine Danton is returning as the organizer of Spring Fever...

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Drag Racing Night of Champions Presented by Stoneridge to honour Canada’s best straight-line racers

For the fourth year in a row, the very best of Canada’s straight-line racers will gather in Toronto to take part in the Drag Racing Night of Champions. The awards presentation will take place at The International Centre on the afternoon of Saturday, March 11, 2017 during the Motorama Custom Car and Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers.

Stoneridge Logo 248x49Sponsored by Stoneridge Specialty Insurance, the Drag Racing Night of Champions will once again be hosted by respected announcer Bill Richards. Andrew Stirk will also return to assist in coordinating the DRNOC. The presentations begin at 5:15 p.m. on The Johnsonville Stage.

Almost 30 class champions from a dozen drag racing associations and race tracks will be honoured during the Drag Racing Night of Champions Presented by Stoneridge...

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Short Track Night of Champions set for Saturday, March 11, 2017

The annual Short Track Night of Champions Presented by Stoneridge Specialty Insurance has developed into one of the highlight events at the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers. This year’s STNOC takes place Saturday, March 11, 2017.

The 2017 edition of the Motorama show runs March 10, 11 & 12 in Halls 1, 2 & 4 of The International Centre, across from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport.

Hosted by short track announcers Greg Calnan and Adam Ross, the STNOC will welcome drivers to the Johnsonville Stage who won full-season track or series championships in 2016. Additionally, Calnan and Ross will present several special awards.

Stoneridge Logo 248x49In addition to the on-stage awards presentations, which start at 6:15 p.m...

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E.L.T.A. to be the featured club at Motorama 2017

TORONTO, ON – The organizers of the third annual Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo presented by Mothers are pleased to announce that the East London Timing Association (E.L.T.A.) will be the featured club at the 2017 show. Motorama takes place March 10, 11 & 12, 2017 at The International Centre, across from Toronto’s Pearson Airport.

Known as the ‘Disciples of Speed’ the E.L.T.A. is one of the most active, dedicated and respected car groups in Ontario. Based out of London, Ontario, the group has members at local chapters around the province.

The E.L.T.A. has, since its inception, worked to preserve, promote, present and protect hot rod and drag racing history...

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